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Cardiac Surgery during the COVID‐19 Pandemic

19 May, 2020 | 04:17h | UTC

Cardiac Surgery during the COVID‐19 Pandemic: Perioperative Considerations and Triage Recommendations – Journal of the American Heart Association

 


Meta-Analysis: Effects of Restrictive vs. Liberal Transfusion Strategies on Longer-term Outcomes After Cardiac Surgery

5 May, 2020 | 03:54h | UTC

The effect of restrictive versus liberal transfusion strategies on longer-term outcomes after cardiac surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis with trial sequential analysis – Canadian Journal of Anesthesia

Related: Randomized Trial: In Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery, A Restrictive Transfusion Approach Does Not Increase the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury (selection of studies on the subject)

 


Position Statement on Heart Transplantation: Patient Eligibility, Selection, and Post-Transplantation Care

13 Mar, 2020 | 08:00h | UTC

Canadian Cardiovascular Society/Canadian Cardiac Transplant Network Position Statement on Heart Transplantation: Patient Eligibility, Selection, and Post-Transplantation Care – Canadian Journal of Cardiology (free for a limited period)

 


Global, Regional, and National Burden of Congenital Heart Disease

23 Jan, 2020 | 09:36h | UTC

Global, regional, and national burden of congenital heart disease, 1990–2017: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 – The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health (free)

Invited Commentary: Congenital heart disease: a global public health concern (free)

Related: Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2017 – The Lancet / Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (free PDF)

 

Related Commentary on Twitter

 


Summary: Current AATS Guidelines on Surgical Treatment of Infective Endocarditis

23 Jan, 2020 | 01:54h | UTC

Current AATS guidelines on surgical treatment of infective endocarditis – Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery (free)

Original Guideline: 2016 The American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS) consensus guidelines: Surgical treatment of infective endocarditis: Executive summary (free)

Related Guidelines: Infective Endocarditis in Adults: Diagnosis, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Management of Complications: A Scientific Statement for Healthcare Professionals From the American Heart Association (free) AND 2015 ESC Guidelines for the management of infective endocarditis (free)

 


Review: New‐onset Postoperative Atrial Fibrillation After Heart Surgery

21 Jan, 2020 | 01:04h | UTC

New‐onset postoperative atrial fibrillation after heart surgery – Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica (free)

Related: Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists/European Association of Cardiothoracic Anaesthetists Practice Advisory for the Management of Perioperative Atrial Fibrillation in Patients Undergoing Cardiac Surgery – Anesthesia & Analgesia (free) AND New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in Adult Patients After Cardiac Surgery – Current Anesthesiology Reports (free)

 


ACC/AHA Appropriate Use Criteria for Multimodality Imaging During the Follow-Up Care of Patients With Congenital Heart Disease

12 Jan, 2020 | 21:29h | UTC

ACC/AHA/ASE/HRS/ISACHD/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/SOPE 2020 Appropriate Use Criteria for Multimodality Imaging During the Follow-Up Care of Patients With Congenital Heart Disease – Journal of the American College of Cardiology (free)

Commentaries: Appropriate Use Criteria for Imaging of Congenital Heart Disease Patients: Key Points – American College of Cardiology (free) AND New AUC for Cardiac Imaging Follow-up in Congenital Heart Disease – TCTMD (free)

 


Consensus Document: How to Prevent, Diagnose, and Treat Cardiac Implantable Electronic Device Infections

26 Nov, 2019 | 08:21h | UTC

European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA) international consensus document on how to prevent, diagnose, and treat cardiac implantable electronic device infections—endorsed by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), the Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS), International Society for Cardiovascular Infectious Diseases (ISCVID) and the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ESCMID) in collaboration with the European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (EACTS) (free)

 


Guidelines for the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera Infection Following Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass

15 Nov, 2019 | 10:40h | UTC

International Society of Cardiovascular Infectious Diseases Guidelines for the Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention of Disseminated Mycobacterium chimaera Infection Following Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass – Journal of Hospital Infection (free)

 


Meta-Analysis: Antithrombotic Treatment after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery

11 Oct, 2019 | 09:43h | UTC

Antithrombotic treatment after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: systematic review and network meta-analysis – The BMJ (free)

Commentary: DAPT After CABG Better Than Aspirin Alone for Preventing Saphenous Graft Failure – NEJM Journal Watch (free)

 


2019 EACTS/EACTA/EBCP Guidelines on Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Adult Cardiac Surgery

4 Oct, 2019 | 08:11h | UTC

2019 EACTS/EACTA/EBCP guidelines on cardiopulmonary bypass in adult cardiac surgery – Interactive CardioVascular and Thoracic Surgery (free)

 


Enhanced Recovery After Cardiac Surgery (ERAS Cardiac) Recommendations: An Important First Step—But There Is Much Work to Be Done

4 Oct, 2019 | 08:01h | UTC

Enhanced Recovery After Cardiac Surgery (ERAS Cardiac) Recommendations: An Important First Step—But There Is Much Work to Be Done – Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia (free)

Original Article: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery (free guideline and commentary)

 


Systematic Review: Perioperative Beta‐blockers in Adults Undergoing Cardiac Surgery

24 Sep, 2019 | 08:12h | UTC

Perioperative beta‐blockers for preventing surgery‐related mortality and morbidity in adults undergoing cardiac surgery – Cochrane Library (free)

Summary: Beta-blockers to prevent death or serious events after heart surgery – Cochrane Library (free)

Related: Perioperative beta‐blockers for preventing surgery‐related mortality and morbidity – Cochrane Library (free)

 


Prevention of Cardiac Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: A Review of Current Strategies

24 Sep, 2019 | 07:52h | UTC

Prevention of Cardiac Surgery-Associated Acute Kidney Injury: A Review of Current Strategies – Anesthesiology Clinics (free)

 


Guidelines for the Management of Common Congenital Heart Diseases

15 Aug, 2019 | 07:02h | UTC

Guidelines for the management of common congenital heart diseases: A consensus statement on indications and timing of intervention – Indian Heart Journal (free)

 


The Use of Biological Heart Valves: Types of Prosthesis, Durability and Complications

13 Aug, 2019 | 01:13h | UTC

The Use of Biological Heart Valves: Types of Prosthesis, Durability and Complications – Deutsches Ärzteblatt international (free)

Related Guidelines: 2017 ESC/EACTS Guidelines for the management of valvular heart disease (free) AND 2017 AHA/ACC Focused Update of the 2014 AHA/ACC Guideline for the Management of Patients With Valvular Heart Disease (free)

 


Review: Recent Advances in Aortic Valve Replacement

25 Jul, 2019 | 00:44h | UTC

Recent advances in aortic valve replacement – F1000Research (free)

Source: Critical Care Reviews Newsletter

 


AHA Statement: Evaluation and Management of the Child and Adult With Fontan Circulation

3 Jul, 2019 | 06:40h | UTC

Evaluation and Management of the Child and Adult With Fontan Circulation: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association – Circulation (free PDF)

News Release: More people born with a single lower heart chamber survive, but face challenges in quality and length of life (free)

Top Ten Things to Know: Evaluation and Management of the Child and Adult With Fontan Circulation (free)

 


Management of Congenital Heart Disease: State of the Art

9 Jun, 2019 | 19:37h | UTC

Management of Congenital Heart Disease: State of the Art – Children (free articles)

Part I—ACYANOTIC Heart Defects

Part II—Cyanotic Heart Defects

 


New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in Adult Patients After Cardiac Surgery

29 May, 2019 | 10:33h | UTC

New-Onset Atrial Fibrillation in Adult Patients After Cardiac Surgery – Current Anesthesiology Reports (free)

Source: Critical Care Reviews Newsletter

 


2019 EACTS Expert Consensus on Long-term Mechanical Circulatory Support

19 May, 2019 | 16:07h | UTC

2019 EACTS Expert Consensus on long-term mechanical circulatory support – European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (free)

 


Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery

5 May, 2019 | 22:07h | UTC

Guidelines for Perioperative Care in Cardiac Surgery: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery Society Recommendations – JAMA Surgery (free for a limited period)

Invited Commentary: The Enhanced Recovery After Surgery in Cardiac Surgery Revolution – JAMA Surgery (free)

Related: Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Society Guidelines (free articles)

 

Related Commentary on Twitter

 


2019 AATS/ACC/ASE/SCAI/STS Expert Consensus Systems of Care Document: A Proposal to Optimize Care for Patients with Valvular Heart Disease

22 Apr, 2019 | 01:57h | UTC

2019 AATS/ACC/ASE/SCAI/STS Expert Consensus Systems of Care Document: A Proposal to Optimize Care for Patients with Valvular Heart Disease – Journal of the American College of Cardiology (free)

Commentary: 2019 Expert Consensus to Optimize Care for Patients With Heart Valve Disease – American College of Cardiology (free)

 


Standards and Guidelines for Perfusion Practice in Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Brazil

1 Apr, 2019 | 11:59h | UTC

The Brazilian Society for Cardiovascular Surgery (SBCCV) and Brazilian Society for Extracorporeal Circulation (SBCEC) Standards and Guidelines for Perfusion Practice – Brazilian Journal of Cardiovascular Surgery (free PDF)

Editorial: The SBCCV/SBCEC Standards and Guidelines for Perfusion Practice: A Landmark for Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Brazil (free PDF)

 


Guideline: Indications for Echocardiography of Replacement Heart Valves

30 Mar, 2019 | 17:12h | UTC

Indications for echocardiography of replacement heart valves: a joint statement from the British Heart Valve Society and British Society of Echocardiography – Echo Research and Practice (free)

 


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